Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn from 21:10 on Saturday 30 June

Start date
30/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Bedwyn, closing some lines.

As a result, buses will replace trains between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn after 21:10 until the end of service.

The 17:28 Newquay to London Paddington service will be diverted between Taunton and Reading, and will depart Reading at 22:26, arriving at London Paddington at 22:53.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.